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Eskaleh Nubian Ecolodge

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Abu Simbel City, Abu Simbel, Egypt
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Eskaleh Nubian Ecolodge
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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SFO
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144 reviews 144 reviews
22 hotel reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We didn't stay here but we took their boat tour across the lake to see a real Bedouin village and then returned at night for dinner. The owner played music and sang for us so we stayed until late night talking and listening to his traditional Nubian two-man band, although he only performs when he's in the mood. His dining/sitting... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thanks to Joma and the other staff for a peaceful and calm place to stay. Very clean room and en suite with good shower and lots of space to rest and look out over the lake. Fantastic food cooked from local produce - one of the best meals I had in Egypt.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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128 reviews 128 reviews
43 hotel reviews
138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fikry Kachif is the creator of this great place where everything is in harmony with the environment and has blended the Nubian culture and tradition with a European sort of arrangements. Rooms are comfy and spacious and the restaurant on site cannot be beaten on quality and taste. Lake Nasser is just next to the building and the famous Temple... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

The lodge is located close to Lake Nassar and the Abu Simbel temples. It is beautifully designed with Nubian styling and beautiful grounds including an organic farm with lots of animals. Our room was very comfortable. The owner Mr Fikri is a fascinating man as is Gouma, the general manager. The staff including housekeepers, cook and farmers were very friendly.... More 

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Belgium
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7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

stayed one night at the lodge,very neat rooms with very goog a/c,its worth to spend a night at the lodge so you see the temple at dawn and attend the sound and light show at nightth the food is delicious for lunch we had chicken tagine and diner grilled beef and vegetables the staff is friendly and helpfull the price... More 

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london
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28 reviews 28 reviews
6 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Beautiful, so sad we had arranged to stay only one night. The house and grounds are stunning, it really is the most relaxing place to be, the staff are so helpful the food, homegrown and delicious I really can't fault this Lodge. Rooms range in price from 60 to 70 Euros per night and meals are between 7 and 11... More 

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Edinburgh
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Eskaleh (Nubian Eco Lodge) around 500 to 700LE ensuite, cash only. Free internet, free wifi in public areas. Eskaleh is located on the road opposite the fire station, as you come from the airport to the start of the village. It is a mud-brick building made using traditional Nubian techniques and the hotel also grows some of its own crops... More 

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Roswell, Georgia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

This was the perfect place to start our family vacation. It is a beautiful property that is run by lovely staff. It feels like you are a guest in a home. Food is cooked to order and AMAZING! Our kids had a fantastic time exploring the property, playing with animals in the barn and boating on Lake Nassar. Fantastic!!!!

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

For me this is the place where i spent the most happy vecation caring for nothing just enjoying great food clean place warmth hospitality history nature i cant ask for more. This is the third visit i love the place

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

This is a small but very friendly lodge with character oozing out of every pore. We were greeted by the owner who took us on a tour, showing all the features and building methods of the Nubians. We had a simple but tasty dinner, which they held over for us when temple rang to say sound & light show was... More 

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Address: Abu Simbel City, Abu Simbel, Egypt
Location: Egypt > Nile River Valley > Aswan Governorate > Abu Simbel
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Eskaleh Nubian Ecolodge Hotel Abu Simbel

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